Sorry to say but it's most likely long been chopped or retagged with one of those readily available "collector VIN tags and titles" on ebay or craigslist. It may have ended up in a shipping container and sold.I had my Chevelle stolen 5 years ago and was wondering where the best place to go online to try and search for it by the VIN number!
The VIN of a stolen vehicle is entered into an international computerized database at the National Crime Information Center (NCIC) called the Interstate Identification Index (III). If someone attempted to register your Chevelle (with a forged Certificate of Title) the transaction would result in a "hit" in the system. Of course, no system is mistake proof (there is/was a stolen Chevelle listed on this site wherein the VIN is incorrect -- that's not to say the cops screwed up... just that data entry mistakes happen).I had my Chevelle stolen 5 years ago and was wondering where the best place to go online to try and search for it by the VIN number!